• History

    1950

    Giletta is established as manufacturer of agricultural machineries

    1965

    Gmeiner is established as manufacturer of Unimog spreaders

    1966

    First Giletta spreader production

    1967

    First Gmeiner patent for a flat spreader design with low centre of gravity

    1990

    Giletta: Foundation of Arvel, French sales branch

    1997

    Giletta: Arvel Industries, French production unit

    1997

    Giletta: "Routinform"/"Route Replay" GPS data management and automatic spreading

    2001

    Launch of Gmeiner double auger system

    2002

    Giletta becomes member of Bucher Group

    2003

    Giletta: SnowTec acquisition: snow ploughs, brine stations and winter service truck equipment

    2007

    Gmeiner acquisition by Bucher Municipal

    2008

    Gmeiner: New plant in Wernberg

    2009

    Giletta: Saet participation: electronic devices

    2010

    Gmeiner: New assembly hall in Wernberg

    2012

    Giletta: Assaloni.com acquisition: snow ploughs, snow blowers and truck equipment

    2013

    Giletta: New production plant in Kaluga (Russia)

    2014

    Bucher Municipal Winter Maintenance as one brand